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Risk factors for relinquishment of dogs to an animal shelter

By Gary Patronek, Larry Glickman, Alan M. Beck, George McCabe, Carol Ecker

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Date 1996
Publication Title Journal of American Veterinary Medicine Association
Volume 209
Issue 3
Pages 572-281
ISBN/ISSN 0003-1488
Language English
Author Address Department of Veterinary Pathobiology, Center for Applied Ethology and Human-Animal Interaction, School of Veterinary Medicine, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA.
Additional Language English
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  • Gary Patronek; Larry Glickman; Alan M. Beck; George McCabe; Carol Ecker (2012), "Risk factors for relinquishment of dogs to an animal shelter,"

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  1. Animal behavior
  2. Animal health and hygiene
  3. Animal roles
  4. Animal welfare
  5. Behavior and behavior mechanisms
  6. Dogs
  7. Indiana
  8. Mammals
  9. open access
  10. peer-reviewed
  11. Pet ownership
  12. Pets and companion animals
  13. Physical environment
  14. risk factors
  15. Social Environments
  16. United States of America
  1. open access
  2. peer-reviewed